Frank Meng, PhD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
General Internal Medicine

PhD, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine

Frank Meng, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in General Internal Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine and the Associate Director of Clinical Informatics at the VA Boston Healthcare System. Before entering academia, Dr. Meng worked as a software engineer and a project leader at companies like IBM and The Aerospace Corporation. He began working in the medical field in 2013 when he first taught a course called "Introduction to medical informatics seminar" at UCLA. Since then he has published papers and given lectures, but his technological background is apparent in his writing, which includes big data and informatics as they related to the medical field.
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  1. Shen S, Han SX, Petousis P, Weiss RE, Meng F, Bui AA, Hsu W. A Bayesian model for estimating multi-state disease progression. Comput Biol Med. 2017 Feb 01; 81:111-120. PMID: 28038345; DOI: 10.1016/j.compbiomed.2016.12.011;.
  2. Morioka C, Meng F, Taira R, Sayre J, Zimmerman P, Ishimitsu D, Huang J, Shen L, El-Saden S. Automatic Classification of Ultrasound Screening Examinations of the Abdominal Aorta. J Digit Imaging. 2016 Dec; 29(6):742-748. PMID: 27400914; DOI: 10.1007/s10278-016-9889-6;.
  3. Meng F, Morioka C. Automating the generation of lexical patterns for processing free text in clinical documents. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2015 Sep; 22(5):980-6. PMID: 25977405; DOI: 10.1093/jamia/ocv012;.
  4. Meng F, Morioka CA, El-Saden S. Determining word sequence variation patterns in clinical documents using multiple sequence alignment. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2011; 2011:934-43. PMID: 22195152.
  5. Morioka CA, El-Saden S, Pope W, Sayre J, Duckwiler G, Meng F, Bui A, Kangarloo H. A methodology to integrate clinical data for the efficient assessment of brain-tumor patients. Inform Health Soc Care. 2008 Mar; 33(1):55-68. PMID: 18604762; DOI: 10.1080/17538150801956762;.
  6. Meng F, Taira RK, Bui AA, Kangarloo H, Churchill BM. Automatic generation of repeated patient information for tailoring clinical notes. Int J Med Inform. 2005 Aug; 74(7-8):663-73. PMID: 16043089; DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2005.03.008;.
  7. Chen AA, Meng F, Morioka CA, Churchill BM, Taira RK, Kangarloo H. The International Society for Optical Engineering (SPIE) International Symposium on Medical Imaging. Automated generation of individually customized visualizations of electronic medical record data using novel techniques of information extraction. 2005.
  8. Meng F, D'Avolio LW, Chen AA, Taira RK, Kangarloo H. Generating models of surgical procedures using UMLS concepts and multiple sequence alignment. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2005; 520-4. PMID: 16779094; PMCID: PMC1560888.
  9. Chen AA, Meng F, Son RY, Taira RK, Churchill BM, Kangarloo H. IEEE METMBS Conference. Framework for the automated validation of nomograms for the prediction of cancer outcomes. 2004.
  10. Meng F, Chen AA, Son RY, Taira RK, Churchill BM, Kangarloo H. IEEE METMBS Conference. Information extraction using semantic patterns for populating clinical data models. 2004.
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